Cabinet Approves India’s Membership for EBRD

Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved India’s Membership for European Bank for Reconstruction & Development (EBRD). Membership of the EBRD would enhance India’s international profile and promote its economic interests and contribute to an improved investment climate in the country. 

It would increase the scope of cooperation between India and EBRD through co-financing opportunities in manufacturing, services, Information Technology, and Energy.
Static/Current Takeaway Points Important for IBPS PO Mains 2017 Exam-
  • The EBRD was founded on 15th April 1991
  • President- Suma Chakrabarti
  • Headquarters- London, United Kingdom

Source- The Economic Times